Lancers lean on defense to win MCT softball crown
Saint John Vianney scored 4 runs in the 4th inning and Demi Rivera threw a complete game giving up just one run in a 4-1 win over Middletown North in the Monmouth County Tournament Red Division final at Wall Township High School. SSZ has highlights and post-game reaction
Saint John Vianney 4 Middletown North 1
The Lancers put together 4 runs in the 4th inning and Demi Rivera scattered 10 hits over 7 innings giving up just one run to give the Lancers a MCT title in the Red Division. Lindsey Baron threw out a runner from centerfield in the 2nd inning. SJV was outhit 10-3, but got the win to improve to 16-1 on the season. Watch the highlights of an exciting game:
Freehold Township 10 Monmouth Regional 0
The Patriots won the White Division portion of the Monmouth County Tournament by blanking the Falcons. Freehold Township beat Saint Rose 9-0 earlier in the day to reach the finals.
Thanks to Paver Restoration for sponsoring our Saint John Vianney coverage all season long and Tom’s Ford for supporting SSZ’s coverage of Middletown North. Two great sponsors allowed us to give some great female athletes the much deserved spotlight!